#2 Tevonn Walker
|HOMETOWN||Montreal, Quebec, Canada|
|HIGH SCHOOL (PREV. SCHOOL)||Vanier College|
Declared for 2017 NBA Draft on April 13 ... withdrew name from draft eligibility on May 3 ... enters senior season just eight points shy of 1,000 for his career.
2016-17: Started all 31 games he appeared in for the Crusaders as a junior ... named to the Horizon League All-Defensive Team ... averaged 11.9 points and 5.6 rebounds per game in 28.7 minutes per game of action ... ranked third on the team in scoring, second in rebounding and second in steals (41) ... ranked fifth in the Horizon League in steals, 12th in free throw percentage (.800) and 14th in rebounding ... moved up to third, sixth and 11th, respectively, in those three categories in league-only action ... scored in double figures 19 times on the year, including five efforts of at least 20 points ... scored 12 points and tied for team-high honors with six rebounds Nov. 17 at #4/4 Oregon ... knocked down four 3-pointers in 21-point effort in Dec. 10 win at Missouri State ... enjoyed a nearly perfect game to open Horizon League play Dec. 30 in a win at UIC, going 8-of-9 from the floor (2-2 3PT) and 5-of-5 from the foul line for a team-best 23 points ... scored 17 of his points in the win over the Flames in the second half ... registered double-double with 21 points and 10 rebounds in Jan. 8 victory over Detroit Mercy ... set a new career best with 12 free throws made (12-14) against the Titans and also recorded a career-high five steals ... tallied 14 points and a team-high nine rebounds in Jan. 14 win at Cleveland State, going 10-of-10 from the foul line ... recorded double-double with 13 points and 10 rebounds Jan. 16 in win over Green Bay ... ripped down 11 rebounds in victory over Northern Kentucky Jan. 29 ... registered another double-double with 11 points and a team-best 11 rebounds Feb. 19 in win at Detroit Mercy ... came up with 17 points and four steals in regular season-clinching victory at Wright State Feb. 24 ... closed regular season with a career-high 25 points at Northern Kentucky Feb. 26, including four 3-pointers ... also matched career high against the Norse with four assists and tallied three steals ... matched career high with a team-best 25 points in NIT game at Illinois Mar. 14, going 9-of-14 from the floor while also grabbing eight rebounds.
2015-16: Played in 31 games during his sophomore campaign, starting on 26 occasions ... averaged 8.8 points and 3.4 rebounds per game ... tallied 50 assists on the season, third-most on the team ... scored in double figures on 13 occasions ... led Valpo in scoring four times ... paced Crusaders with 17 points in rout of Iona Nov. 15, going 5-of-8 from the field and a perfect 6-of-6 from the foul line ... knocked down 6-of-11 from the floor in 12-point, five-rebound effort in nationally-televised win at Rhode Island Nov. 17 ... led Valpo with 14 points at #25 Oregon Nov. 22 ... tied for team-high honors two nights later in win at Oregon State, finishing with 15 points ... after missing nearly a month due to injury, returned to lineup Dec. 19 in win over Missouri State with 18 points on 7-of-13 shooting and six rebounds ... set new career best with five assists and also pulled down six rebounds in Horizon League opener Jan. 2 versus UIC ... poured in a career-high 24 points to lead the Crusaders to win at Oakland Jan. 8 ... knocked down career-best six 3-pointers (6-of-8) against the Golden Grizzlies and also grabbed seven rebounds ... followed two days later with 21-point effort at Detroit, including an 8-of-10 mark from the foul line ... grabbed season-high nine rebounds in just 18 minutes of play in Jan. 18 win at Youngstown State ... scored 13 points at Quicken Loans Arena in win over Cleveland State Feb. 16 ... missed Horizon League Championship semifinal and opening round of NIT due to injury suffered in regular season finale ... returned to lineup in second-round NIT matchup with Florida State.
2014-15: Appeared in all 34 games in his freshman season at Valpo, making 33 starts ... named to the Horizon League All-Freshman Team ... averaged 10.3 points and 3.4 rebounds per game ... ranked third on the team in scoring and led the Crusaders with 37 steals ... finished the season 14th in the league in steals, 15th in free throw percentage and 20th in scoring ... scored in double figures 19 times ... led Valpo in scoring three times and in assists on seven occasions ... opened career with 16-point effort in win over East Tennessee State Nov. 14, going 8-of-8 from the free throw line ... posted season-high four steals Nov. 21 against Arkansas-Pine Bluff, a mark he matched Feb. 15 at Milwaukee ... scored 16 points in just 17 minutes of action in win over Maine Nov. 23 ... recorded season-best four assists in back-to-back games Dec. 20 at IPFW and Dec. 21 versus Goshen ... poured in season-high 22 points at Oakland in Horizon League opener Jan. 2, going 8-of-13 from the field ... named Horizon League Freshman of the Week Jan. 5 ... pulled down a Valpo season-best 13 rebounds at Green Bay Jan. 23 ... scored in double figures in six consecutive games Jan. 26-Feb. 15 ... scored 19 points in league win over Detroit Feb. 4 ... led Valpo with 20 points in home win over Green Bay Feb. 13 ... capped streak of six straight games in double figures Feb. 15 at Milwaukee with 12 points and six rebounds ... two of his points against the Panthers came on a fast-break dunk over Milwaukee's 6'10" JJ Panoske, a play which ranked #9 on SportsCenter's Top 10 Plays of the Day ... named league Freshman of the Week for a second time Feb. 16, as well as the Lou Henson Award National Player of the Week ... closed the regular season by scoring 11 points, hitting all four of his field goal attempts in regular season title-clinching win at Cleveland State Feb. 27 ... matched season high with three 3-pointers in the NCAA Tournament against Maryland Mar. 20, finishing with 14 points.
Prep: Most recently played for Vanier College ... one of just ten players named to the CCAA All-Canadian Team in 2013-14 ... ranked eighth in his class by Hoopstars Canada and tenth by North Pole Hoops ... named RSEQ Player of the Year last year and repeated as a member of the RSEQ First Team All-Star squad ... teamed up with fellow Crusader Max Joseph to lead 2013-14 Cheetahs to a 16-2 record in the regular season and the RSEQ league championship ... Vanier went on to win Provincial Championship as well and advanced to bronze medal match at CCAA National Championship ... led the league and ranked 14th nationally, averaging 20.8 points per game ... finished fourth in the league with 2.6 steals/game as well ... averaged 16.4 points/game, fourth-best in the league, in 2012-13 ... helped Vanier to seventh-place finish nationally in 2011-12 ... named team MVP each of his final two seasons ... previously played at Lauren Hill Academy, where he was team MVP and helped to three straight championships ... also played football, where he was an All-League running back ... played AAU for Brookwood Elite (2012-2013) and Red Rush (2009-2011).
Personal: Tevonn is the son of Alicea Walker ... major is marketing with a computer science minor.